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We responded to 129,553 incidents in 2019-20. Below are just some of the incidents we're responding to.

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The incidents displayed below are note-worthy incidents that have been published as media alerts or tweets from 2 Jan 2022 to 8 Jan 2022. Details about incidents may change and should not be used as emergency information and/or advice.

Monastery alight - Homebush

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have extinguished a large fire and treated an occupant overcome by smoke at a Buddhist Monastery in Homebush in Sydney's West this morning. Crews in Breathing Apparatus battled to contain and extinguish the blaze which had overwhelmed the building when firefighters arrived at Mackenzie Street just...
Read more about the Monastery alight at Homebush.
07:08am • Jan 07, 2022

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have extinguished a large fire and treated an occupant overcome by smoke at a Buddhist Monastery in Homebush in Sydney's West this morning. Crews in Breathing Apparatus battled to contain and extinguish the blaze which had overwhelmed the building when firefighters arrived at Mackenzie Street just... Read more about the Monastery alight at Homebush.
07:08am • Jan 07, 2022

Multiple house fires - Claymore

More than 40 firefighters across 15 firetrucks have been hammered with a spate of home fires in close proximity at Claymore in Sydney's west overnight and today. Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews tackled two separate homes overnight overwhelmed with smoke and flames on Abraham's Way, only to return this afternoon...
Read more about the Multiple house fires at Claymore .
12:00am • Jan 07, 2022

More than 40 firefighters across 15 firetrucks have been hammered with a spate of home fires in close proximity at Claymore in Sydney's west overnight and today. Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews tackled two separate homes overnight overwhelmed with smoke and flames on Abraham's Way, only to return this afternoon... Read more about the Multiple house fires at Claymore .
12:00am • Jan 07, 2022

Unexpected health emergency - Glendenning

A quick-thinking Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crew has saved the life of a motorist at Glendenning in Sydney's west. The three-person team was travelling in a fire truck to a report of smoke when it became concerned about the driver, who was unconscious behind the wheel of his car at...
Read more about the Unexpected health emergency at Glendenning.
03:18pm • Jan 06, 2022

A quick-thinking Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crew has saved the life of a motorist at Glendenning in Sydney's west. The three-person team was travelling in a fire truck to a report of smoke when it became concerned about the driver, who was unconscious behind the wheel of his car at... Read more about the Unexpected health emergency at Glendenning.
03:18pm • Jan 06, 2022

workers injured at structural collapse - Kings Langley

Crews from Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) have assisted two injured workers following a structural collapse at a residential construction site in Kings Langley near Parramatta in Sydney's West. Firefighters provided immediate medical first response to two men aged in their 30's suffering lacerations from the collapse on Perry Street...
Read more about the workers injured at structural collapse at Kings Langley.
09:15am • Jan 06, 2022

Crews from Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) have assisted two injured workers following a structural collapse at a residential construction site in Kings Langley near Parramatta in Sydney's West. Firefighters provided immediate medical first response to two men aged in their 30's suffering lacerations from the collapse on Perry Street... Read more about the workers injured at structural collapse at Kings Langley.
09:15am • Jan 06, 2022

Kitten Rescue - Guilford

A tiny kitten has been rescued by a Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crew from the rooftop of a school building at Guildford, in Western Sydney today. Firefighters swung into action to reach the fluffy feline from its rooftop rest-stop after crews arrived at Palmer Street just after 8:00 AM. A concerned...
Read more about the Kitten Rescue at Guilford.
08:14am • Jan 06, 2022

A tiny kitten has been rescued by a Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crew from the rooftop of a school building at Guildford, in Western Sydney today. Firefighters swung into action to reach the fluffy feline from its rooftop rest-stop after crews arrived at Palmer Street just after 8:00 AM. A concerned... Read more about the Kitten Rescue at Guilford.
08:14am • Jan 06, 2022

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